Enabling the Business of Agriculture

EBA Fertilizer

Quantifying laws and regulations for improved access to fertilizer

EBA fertilizer indicators measure laws and regulations related to the registration, import, and quality control of fertilizer products. They address factors important to companies importing and selling fertilizer products, farmers using quality fertilizer products to increase their productivity, and governments pursuing regulations that ensure the quality of products and effectiveness of fertilizer markets.

 

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Summary of Data Collected in 2016-2017

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Economy EBA Fertilizer - Score Fertilizer registration index (0 - 7) Time to register a new fertilizer product (days) Cost to register a fertilizer product (% income per capita) Quality control of fertilizer index (0 - 7) Importing and distributing fertilizer index (0 - 7)
Armenia 28.57 0.0 N/A N/A 2.0 6.0
Bangladesh 54.25 4.4 945 58.8 4.5 3.0
Benin 14.58 0.0 N/A N/A 0.0 3.5
Bolivia 39.29 1.0 N/A N/A 7.0 3.0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 96.16 6.0 31 0.5 7.0 7.0
Burkina Faso 23.21 0.0 N/A N/A 3.5 3.0
Burundi 41.67 3.0 No practice No practice 4.0 4.0
Cambodia 65.82 3.4 152 107.8 5.0 4.0
Cameroon 37.50 0.0 N/A N/A 3.5 6.0
Chile 26.79 0.0 N/A N/A 3.5 4.0
Colombia 81.58 6.0 45 7.8 6.0 4.0
Côte d'Ivoire 39.29 0.0 N/A N/A 5.0 6.0
Denmark 92.23 6.4 31 0.4 6.5 6.0
Egypt, Arab Rep. 56.76 4.4 314 19.8 1.5 3.0
Ethiopia 19.64 1.0 N/A N/A 4.5 0.0
Georgia 68.44 4.4 730 16.7 4.5 6.0
Ghana 55.44 3.4 231 377 5.0 2.5
Greece 81.57 7.0 186 2.4 6.5 3.0
Guatemala 80.36 4.8 113 1.2 7.0 3.5
Haiti 21.43 0.0 N/A N/A 0.0 6.0
India 69.59 5.0 804 17.1 3.5 7.0
Italy 85.09 6.0 450 11.2 6.5 6.0
Jordan 70.61 4.4 45 0.9 3.5 5.0
Kazakhstan 73.14 2.9 246 11.7 5.0 6.5
Kenya 41.07 1.5 N/A N/A 4.0 6.0
Korea, Rep. 74.05 4.5 459 25 4.0 7.0
Kyrgyz Republic 69.38 3.8 357 21.4 4.0 6.0
Lao PDR 65.70 3.4 No Data 0.5 5.0 3.0
Liberia 8.93 0.0 N/A N/A 0.0 2.5
Malawi 39.83 3.5 913 3030.5 4.5 3.0
Malaysia 33.93 0.0 N/A N/A 3.5 6.0
Mali 66.76 4.5 90 124.4 3.5 4.5
Mexico 66.62 6.0 765 11.5 4.0 4.5
Morocco 32.14 0.0 N/A N/A 5.5 3.5
Mozambique 38.93 3.4 No practice No practice 4.0 3.5
Myanmar 61.64 4.4 41 7.3 3.0 3.0
Nepal 45.46 3.4 1125 645.2 5.0 3.5
Netherlands 83.33 5.0 N/A N/A 6.5 6.0
Nicaragua 78.20 4.8 28 82.5 7.0 3.5
Niger 25.00 0.0 N/A N/A 3.0 3.5
Nigeria 57.79 4.0 225 6 3.0 3.0
Peru 30.36 0.0 N/A N/A 2.5 6.0
Philippines 67.52 4.4 134 9.2 4.5 3.5
Poland 93.76 7.0 60 15.7 6.5 6.0
Romania 64.67 4.8 1205 46.3 6.5 3.0
Russian Federation 69.18 4.8 330 59.6 3.0 6.0
Rwanda 52.58 1.9 730 2 4.0 4.5
Senegal 17.86 0.0 N/A N/A 1.0 4.0
Serbia 91.92 5.8 22 5.3 6.0 7.0
Spain 91.10 5.8 90 0 7.0 6.0
Sri Lanka 53.82 2.4 365 3.7 3.5 3.5
Sudan 23.21 0.0 N/A N/A 3.5 3.0
Tajikistan 36.79 2.3 No practice No practice 2.0 6.0
Tanzania 52.84 3.4 578 983.1 7.0 3.0
Thailand 71.65 5.4 100 2 4.5 3.5
Turkey 74.10 5.4 50 1.7 5.0 3.5
Uganda 46.75 3.4 663 215.3 4.0 2.0
Ukraine 57.62 4.8 325 845.8 3.0 6.0
Uruguay 65.88 4.0 11 12.6 4.5 3.0
Vietnam 74.87 6.0 15 5.2 5.0 3.0
Zambia 52.29 2.9 210 226.6 3.5 2.5
Zimbabwe 61.86 4.4 15 15.9 3.0 3.0